Howick Commemorative Tray Cloth ; T.2017.314

Name/Title

Howick Commemorative Tray Cloth

About this object

A fine white tray cloth. Embroidery in middle reads "To Mrs Murray, Howick 1901-1902". White embroidered signatures of "Millie Aicken, Annie Murray, Beta Stewart, L.C.E…. St Paul, Fanny Lister (?)". Belonged to Dora Robinson whose husband was a teacher in the Ararimu Valley School (possible pupil signatures).

Period

1900s

Place Made

Howick, Auckland

Medium and Materials

White Linen

Inscription and Marks

In middle reads "To Mrs Murray, Howick 1901-1902". White embroidered signatures of "Millie Aicken, Annie Murray, Beta Stewart, L.C.E…. St Paul, Fanny Lister (?)"

Technique

Hand sewn

Measurements

Length: 58.5cm; Width:42cm

Subject and Association Keywords

Commemorative

Subject and Association Keywords

Tray cloth

Credit Line

Donated to Howick Historical Village by Mrs Barbara Tucker. Belonged to Dora Robinson whose husband was a teacher in the Ararimu Valley School (possible pupil signatures). Probably signed by C.W.I

Object Type

Tray cloth

Object number

T.2017.314

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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